The action-adventure shounen anime “Shaman King” is based on the same-named Japanese manga series by Hiroyuki Takei. The show is about a young man named Yoh Asakura, who is kind and wants to earn the title of “Shaman” by taking part in the “Shaman Fight,” a tournament that pits the best Shamans from all over the world against each other. Every 500 years, the high-stakes challenge is held, and the winner is crowned the next Shaman King. But the person who wins the contest not only gets the title but also the chance to call on the Great Spirit and change the world to fit his values.
The first episode of the series came out on April 1, 2021 (August 9, 2021, in other parts of the world). Like the original show, it was praised by critics for its interesting stories and complex worldbuilding. Since the end of the first season, fans have been wondering when the show will come back. If you are also interested in the same thing, you don’t need to look any further. Here’s all the information you need.
Shaman King Season 2 Renewal Status
The news got out through Shaman King PR’s official Twitter account. The tweet talked about how the show is getting a second season and what will happen in the second season. But, much to the disappointment of fans, the release window did not match the description. Soon after the last episode came out, the creators announced that there would be a second season. So far, the comments on the post have been quite good. But some fans say they miss how the 2001 piece looked when it was first made.
The plot of Shaman King: Flowers will be used as the basis for the next season, according to the shared post. The same person who made the original manga also made this one. The text has six volumes and 29 chapters in total. About 16 years after the Shaman Fight, the story will be about Asakura Hana. Hana is now very bad-behaved and doesn’t do any schoolwork. But right when Yohane and Luca want to kill Hana and his father, Yoh, the kids turn to the Flowers of Maize. So, there will be many more intense fights in the next season.
Shaman King Season 2 Storyline
Shaman King is about a 13-year-old shaman named Yoh Asakura and his best friend, Amidamaru, who is the spirit of a samurai warrior. Together, they fight bad spirits and misguided shamans as they try to become the next Shaman King. In Season 1, Yoh and his friends have three months to prepare for the Shaman Fight. His opponent is Hao, who is strong and has been fighting for 500 years to become Shaman King. He wants to become Shaman King because he believes that if he does, he will wipe out humanity.
Since Netflix hasn’t said much about the plot, we can only guess that Yoh and his friends will keep looking for the Patch Tribe and kill any evil spirits they find. They will also try to figure out what happened to Hao’s past. And once the competition begins, Shaman King will have all the action that people want to see. Viewers will also find out if Yoh is strong enough to beat all the other Shaman in this tournament, especially when he must face up against his own friends. For more stories, fans will have to wait until Shaman King Season 2 comes out.
Shaman King Season 2 Cast
Fans have met a lot of new characters in “Shaman King” so far, and that number would only develop as the show moves into its upcoming arc. The main character, a young Shaman named Yoh Asakura (whose voice is done by Yoko Hikasa), wants to become the next Shaman King by winning the upcoming “Shaman Fight” tournament (via Myanimelist). Abby Trott gives him a voice in the English dub (via IMDb).
Joining him are his Shaman allies, Ryuosuke Umemiya (Masahiko Tanaka/D.C. Douglas), Ren (Romi Park/Laura Megan Stahl), and Horohoro (Yuuji Ueda/Michael Sinterniklaas). Yoh also has help from his samurai spirit guardian, Amidamaru (Katsuyuki Konishi/Kaiji Tang), his best human friend, Manta (Inuko Inuyama/Oliver Wyman), and his future bride, Anna (Megumi Hayashibara/Tara Sands).
But Yoh’s enemies are more interesting than his friends. In the Season 1 finale, Hao, played by Minami Takayama, had just been tried to introduce as a mysterious and dangerous person. Still, the Shaman Fight has shamans from all over the world, so Yoh can expect to meet a lot of new friends and enemies as time goes on. Anime News Network says that the creators of the show have already shown who will play the members of the X-LAWS Shaman team. They are started playing by Katsuyuki Konishi as John Denbat, Kousuke Takaguchi as Larch Dirac, Takumu Miyazono as Porf Griffith, Chris Venstar as Tsuguo, Mogami, Wataru Takagi as Cebin Mendel, and Meene Montgomery as Wataru Takagi (Mariko Nagai).
Shaman King Season 2 Release Date
Shaman King, which has 52 episodes in total, is being released by Netflix in volumes. Volume 1, which has episodes 1 through 13, came out on August 25, 2021. Volume 2, which has episodes 14 through 26, came out on November 24, 2021, and volume 3, which has episodes 27 through 39, came out on February 23, 2021. On May 4, 2022, Netflix will release the last part of season 1 of Shaman King, which will have between 40 and 53 episodes.
But Netflix hasn’t said anything new about Shaman King Season 2, but they have said that it will definitely be out soon. Sources say that the last volume of Shaman King Season 1 will also be pushed back. But if we hear anything new about when Shaman King Season 2 will come out, we will update this section right away.
Where can I watch Shaman King Season 2?
At the moment, you can stream 36 Blu-Ray episodes of Shaman King on Netflix, and more action-packed episodes of the show are coming soon.
Shaman King Season 2 Trailer
We haven’t got an official trailer for season 2 yet. We’re still waiting for Netflix to tell us what’s going on.